Patrons: Bill Beaumont & Mark Lawrenson Reg Charity No: 512186


Personal Details



Occupation / Skills and Interests



Previous Experience



Qualifications


Please provide details of your current qualifications or training that you feel would benefit the hospice


Other Information


Some of our volunteer positions involve driving duties


Volunteer Duties


There are many varied opportunites within all areas of the organisation where the skills and time of volunteers is truly valued. Please indicate below the areas of voluntary work that would be of interest to you.

If you would like to know more about volunteering opportunities please contact the volunteering office on 01772 629171 or refer to the volunteering section on the hospice website; www.stcatherines.co.uk.

Duties in the Hospice and at The Mill Cafe


Availability



Criminal Records


Due to the nature of the work involved within the Hospice and the other associated businesses for which you are volunteering, this post is exempt from the provisions of Section 4 (2) of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exemptions ) Order 1975. Dependent on the role successful applicants may be required to obtain Disclosure and Barring clearance. You are therefore not entitled to withhold information about convictions which for other purposes are classed as “spent” under the provisions of the Act. Failure to disclose such convictions may result in you being unable to work as a volunteer at the Hospice. If you wish to discuss this further please contact a member of Human Resources department at the hospice on 01772 629171


Fitness to volunteer



References


All volunteer appointments are subject to two references which we find satisfactory. Please supply details of two referees who have known you for at least two years and preferably one must be in a work or volunteer capacity. References will be taken up prior to you being able to commence as a volunteer.


Referee 1



Referee 2



Data Protection


Under the Data Protection Act you are advised that the details provided on this application form will be used only for the purpose of volunteer recruitment and will not be passed to any third parties without prior consent. By signing this volunteer application form you are giving St Catherine’s Hospice consent to use and process your details and approach your referees.